RPC VIII, — (unassigned; ID 3050)


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Coin type
Volume VIII
Number — (unassigned; ID 3050)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Philip I
Person (obv.) Otacilia Severa (Augusta)
Issue LϚ = year 6
Dating AD 248/9
Obverse inscription Μ ωΤ ϹΕΟΥΗΡΑ ϹΕ Μ ϹΕΒ
Nominative Marcia Otacilia Severa Augusta Mater Augusti
Obverse design diademed and draped bust of Otacilia Severa, right
Reverse inscription L - Ϛ
Reverse design serpent (Uraeus) erect, right, crowned with disc and horns, coiled around sistrum, facing serpent (Agathodaemon) erect, left, crowned with skhent, coiled around caduceus and stalk of corn; below, palm
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 32 mm
Axis 12
Reference D 5014; Geissen 2778
Specimens 7 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
    L: 1950,1006.229 BMC Supp. 3256
    P: 3308
    NY: 1944.100.67159
    Cologne Geissen 2778
    D 5014
    NBS WA 7, 18 July 2021, lot 466
    ✸ P. Matthijs coll. = Elsen 127, 5 Dec. 2015, lot 542